Great news for my next Ghost Ranch workshop in 2018--now there are TWO WORKSHOP DATES! Take advantage of last year's rates!
Dates: 4-10 June Dates: 30 Sept-6 Oct Let me save you a place. Registration for both is underway.
How about an Art Abroad Adventure? Scheduled to begin in Copenhagen, Denmark on 26 June and end in Berlin, Germany on 8 July, it promises to be a lot of fun. For
details look under the Art Adventures Abroad tab above or contact Darla
My artwork was selected to appear in the 30th Anniversary edition 2017 Cheap Joe's Art
Stuff Reference Catalog. My "Warriors of Xian, China" was among hundreds of images submitted. It is pictured on this website under the calendars tab for 2014.
At the Bedford Boys Ranch the Trinity Art Guild has its show hanging 26 May-23 June. One of
my 3-dimensional works is included.
FORT WORTH, TX
One of my favorite shows is the Society of Watercolor Artists International Juried Exhibition at the Central Library in their
beautiful atrium gallery 15 April-20 May. Come see my "Ladies of Lamu, Kenya." The juror is Don Andrews.
The Visual Arts of Lewisville is presenting their "Texas: Bigger and Better" Show at the MCL Grand
beginning 19 May. I have 3 pieces included: "Texas Longhorn Christmas", "These Boots Were Made for Dancin' " and "Where Rivers Run Dry."
The Eisemann Center is hosting the 52nd Juried Regional for Richardson Civic Art Society 30 April-29
May. Watch for my "Koi Bubbles" watermedia in the show!
The SouthWest Artists Small Works National Competition is including a mixed media collage I
made called "Unzipped" which won the Award of Merit for Abstract Art. The show runs 2-26
is where I am scheduled!
I am teaching a 4-day workshop 25-28 October with the Watercolor Artists of Sonoma County,
GRAND PRAIRIE, TX
My "Red Dragons" image was chosen for a traffic box in Grand Prairie. It is now complete with the
shrink-wrapped image! Images are at the bottom of the front page on the website.
Some of my 2018 news!
In April I taught a 4-day workshop in Topeka, KS for the Topeka Art Guild.
"Home of the Ancients" was painted on site at Montezuma's Castle in AZ and was chosen as April Art of the Month at the Society of Watercolor
My "Waiting in Ireland" photograph won 2nd place Art of the Month at the Feb Visual Arts of Lewisville meeting.
I gave a watercolor demo to two art associations in the DFW area in February. For the Grand Prairie Art
Asso the program was "Exploring Texture and Watercolor" and in Fort Worth for Society of Watercolor Artists the program was "Painting from Your Travel Photos--Cambodia."
"Thirsty Too" won 2nd place as Art of the Month at the Visual Arts Society of Texas January meeting. It
is a 3-D collage designed to hang on the wall.
"Stranded in New Zealand" watercolor won 1st place Member's Choice Award with the Richardson Civic Art
Society in January.
I love to share! I have done demo painting/ workshops for several North Texas art associations: Lewisville,
Fort Worth, McKinney, Gainesville, Decatur, Sherman, Paris, Mid-Cities, Johnson County in Cleburn, Grand Prairie and Weatherford. Contact me if you need a speaker, workshop/demo artist or
I am Past President of Society of Watercolor Artists in Fort Worth, TX. Check out
this terrific watercolor association at